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A Year of Birding in Costa Rica- Highlights and a Few Birds Missed
Birdnews
By / January 8, 2023

A Year of Birding in Costa Rica- Highlights and a Few Birds Missed

Another year of birding in Costa Rica has come to an end, another one begins. What will the new year...

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Some common birds of Shennongjia, China
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By / January 6, 2023

Some common birds of Shennongjia, China

The photos in this post were taken in 2015 and 2016 – I was not only an amazingly attractive, almost...

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The Reptilian Interloper
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By / January 5, 2023

The Reptilian Interloper

I would say it was just another mundane morning at the treatment ponds in SW Tobago – but this wouldn’t...

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Baby Bird Identification: A North American Guide–A Book Review
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By / January 4, 2023

Baby Bird Identification: A North American Guide–A Book Review

Everyone loves baby birds; 10,000 Birds even had a Baby Bird Week once upon a time! Baby birds are cuteness...

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A dream birding year
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By / January 3, 2023

A dream birding year

Pete Dunne’s advice for where and when to bird around North America for an extraordinary 12-plus months of finding birds....

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Scientists offer new insights on why species evolve
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By / January 3, 2023

Scientists offer new insights on why species evolve

New study sheds light on what researchers have dubbed a “blind spot” in our understanding of why new species form....

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Why You Should Make Friends with Biologists
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By / January 2, 2023

Why You Should Make Friends with Biologists

Way back in 2014, when I saw my first Chestnut-sided Shrike-Vireo near the little town of Pino Real, and shared...

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A Christmas surprise in Broome
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By / January 2, 2023

A Christmas surprise in Broome

Our Christmas Day in Broome was much like any other Christmas day in that we did a bird list for...

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Casa Tangara dowii, Costa Rica: to claim our feathery gold
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By / December 29, 2022

Casa Tangara dowii, Costa Rica: to claim our feathery gold

Continued from over the misty mountains cold.Off to lunch in the Savegre River Valley we go, known for Flame-coloured Tanager, Long-tailed...

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Birding Shanghai in December 2022
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By / December 27, 2022

Birding Shanghai in December 2022

This year, it seems I wrote one post on birding in Shanghai each month – and I am still not...

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